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HC Charteris Gold and Precious Metals Fund A Acc

Ranked 11 out of 22 in - Gold & Precious Metals over 12 months
All calculations are in GBP unless stated

Managed by

Ian Williams

Ian Williams was born in 1952 and started his career in 1975 at Capel Cure Myers as a private client investment adviser. From 1979 to 1985 he worked as a stockbroker for various firms before joining Prudential Bache Gilts in 1985 as a director and head of sales. Ian joined Chase Investment Bank in 1987 where he was an associate director and moved to Credit Lyonnais in 1990 where he was a proprietary trader. In 1991 he joined Sanwa International and in 1993 he joined Kleinwort Benson. Ian joined Guiness Mahon in 1996 where he was the director head of the government bond desk before moving to GNI and in 2000 he became the head of the London office at Dolmen Butler Briscoe. Ian later joined Durlacher in 2001 where he was head of fixed income. He is currently the chairman and CEO of Charteris Treasury Portfolio Managers. Ian is a member of the London Stock Exchange and is a Fellow of the Securities Institute.


The primary investment objective of the Fund is to achieve capital growth. The Fund will utilise a diversified portfolio of transferable securities consisting primarily of equities whose core business is involved in the mining, refining, production and marketing of gold and/or precious metals. It may also invest in Exchange Traded Certificates, collective investment schemes, warrants, cash or near cash, deposits and money market instruments. The Fund will primarily consist of instruments with direct underlying gold and/or precious metals exposure and shares in companies worldwide whose core business is involved in the mining, refining, production and marketing of gold and/or precious metals.

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Gold & Precious Metals over : 31/03/2018 - 31/03/2019

Total Return

Quarterly Performance

to 31/03/2019 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2019 10.8%
2018 -16.5% -13.0% 12.9% -19.1% 5.1%
2017 -8.6% -6.9% 0.0%

Month by Month Performance

Returns Vs Risk

Asset Allocation



Top 10 Holdings

Stock Size
Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd ORD 8.36%
Wheaton Precious Metals Corp ORD 7.86%
MAG Silver Corp ORD 7.45%
B2Gold Corp ORD 3.98%
Royal Gold Inc ORD 3.93%
Fresnillo PLC ORD 3.88%
Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd ORD 3.86%
Silvercorp Metals Inc ORD 3.66%
Alamos Gold Inc ORD 3.65%
Polymetal International PLC ORD 3.63%

Registered For Sale In

  1. United Kingdom

Fund Info

  • Launch date31/03/2017
  • Share Class size01Mn
  • Base currencyGBP

Purchase Info

  • Min. initial investment1,000
  • Min. regular additional investment0


  • Annual management1.25%
  • Initial investment0.00%

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Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated).